South Lafourche Woman’s Death under Investigation
Sheriff Craig Webre announced an investigation is continuing into the death of
56-year-old Toni Pitre of Cut Off.
Shortly after 7 p.m.
on Tuesday, March 15, deputies responded to Pitre’s East 25th Street
residence after she was found unresponsive. She was discovered to have a single
bullet wound to the chest and was pronounced dead at the scene.
A revolver was found
in close proximity to the body.
Detectives say there
are no obvious signs of a struggle or forced entry, but they are still
investigating the case. Anyone with any information that may help investigators
is asked to call the Investigations Division at (985) 532-4326.
Posted on Fri, March 18, 2016
by The Lafourche Gazette